Benimaru

Higher Taxon Solanaceae
Genus Solanum L.
Species Solanum tuberosum L. cv. Benimaru
Breeder Asche-Saatzucht
Breeder Agent
administration
Data sourceDEU416
VRI RUSSIA
Plant material maintained asTuber
Plant health directive EC77/93, requirementsUntested
Country of originJAPAN
Sample statusAdvanced cultivar
plant characteristics
MaturityLate
Foliage coverModerate to good
Flower colourWhite
Flower frequencyOccasional to frequent
BerriesRare
Pollen fertilityModerate
tuber characteristics
Tuber skin colourRed
Primary tuber flesh colourWhite
Tuber shapeOval
Tuber eye depthShallow
tubering characteristics
Yield potentialHigh
Very high
Tuber shape uniformityUniform
utilisation characteristics
Starch contentMedium
resistance to fungal diseases
Resistance to late blight on tubersLow to medium
Medium
Resistance to late blight on foliageLow to medium
Medium
Wart (Synchytrium endobioticum)Field immune
Field immunity to wart racesRace 1
resistance to virus diseases
Resistance to potato virus MLow to medium
Resistance to potato virus XLow
Resistance to potato leaf roll virusLow to medium
resistance to pests
Resistance to Globodera rostochiensis race 1Low
Variety information last modified on 24th of July, 2005